Daily Archives: March 2, 2015

Pan-Africa Project to Focus on Potential of Fish Trade for Increased Nutrition and Income

Mr. Felix Kosgey, Cabinet Secretary for Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries, Kenya, officially addresses participants at the launch of the FishTrade for a Better Future programme read more

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Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD) and African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) agree to cooperate in private sector development

Africa and the Islamic finance industry are key strategic directions for ICD
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U.S. and Djibouti Launch Binational Forum of Cooperation

WASHINGTON, March 3, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Media Note read more

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ICD and the Tunisian leasing firm El Wifack has signed an advisory services contract and a term sheet

The Tunisian leasing firm El Wifack has signed an advisory services contract and a term sheet with the Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD) (http://www.icd-idb.com), the private sector arm of the Islamic Development Bank Group (“IDB”), in order to process and support its conversion to full Shariah compliant Banking operations. read more

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Orange launches breakthrough all-inclusive digital offer to deliver mobile internet to millions more across Africa and the Middle East

Today, Orange (http://www.orange.com) puts the mobile internet within reach of millions more people, otherwise not previously addressed, with the launch of a new breakthrough digital offer across its significant African and Middle Eastern footprint. The Orange Klif digital offer starts from under US$40 (€35), inclusive of a smartphone, data, voice and text bundle, setting a new benchmark in price that will act as a major catalyst for smartphone and data adoption across the region. read more

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12ème Foire internationale de Lomé : c’est enfin du 20 novembre au 07 décembre 2015

La 12ème Foire international de Lomé initialement prévue se dérouler les 21novembre et 08 décembre dernier, aura enfin lieu les 20 novembre et 07 décembre prochain au Centre togolais des expositions et Foires de Lomé (CETEF-Lomé). read more

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The Spectrum Of Business In Africa Through E-Commerce

Two of the speakers present at the 6th Annual European E-Commerce Conference. Photo credit: Joel Savage.

Two of the speakers present at the 6th Annual European E-Commerce Conference. Photo credit: Joel Savage. read more

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Solar & Off-Grid Renewables West Africa Conference

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2015 Infrastructure Africa Business Forum to take place in September

Dates announced for Africa’s premier regional infrastructure event read more

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Arab Oil and Gas Show 2015 to highlight investment opportunities in downstream sector

GCC States strengthen downstream operations as they diversify economies read more

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Solar Impulse to Use Intelsat and ITC Global for Ground Communications during First Round-the-World Solar Flight

Ground-to-Ground Satellite Communication Specialists to Enable Connectivity at Every Stop along the Solar Impulse Journey read more

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Overdrive offers immersive experience for music lovers

Launched on February 15, 2015, Overdrive Music Magazine is the perfect place for lovers of guitar driven rock music. Taking digital publications to the extreme, it allows readers to watch music videos and concerts, listen to the music, read an interview, visit the artist’s social media pages and download albums, all from one neatly packaged and visually appealing place. read more

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10th Annual HR Strategies in Energy

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TOP UN Environment Chief on Economic & Climate Change Options for Africa, Ahead of Crucial Global Talks 3-5 March 2015, at Dusit Lakeview Hotel, Cairo

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